Russell Brand and his banking chums are having a glorious Christmas thanks to being able to claim tax relief by offsetting the money they invested in the company shares against their income tax.
“Thanks to Russell Brand I’ve made some serious wonga. Better in my pocket than let’s say a nurse or some disabled loser on benefits,” a former RBS banker who invested in Brand’s film project railing against bankers told the Telegraph.
Former comedian, Russell Brand is now a revolutionary freedom fighter, fighting for er…ah, never mind, he’s too busy counting his dosh, off shore, on shore don’t matter. Old Russ is coining it with a little help of course from his banker friends.